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Church of All Saints

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cadeby, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6172 / 52°37'1"N

Longitude: -1.3725 / 1°22'20"W

OS Eastings: 442583

OS Northings: 302339

OS Grid: SK425023

Mapcode National: GBR 7L0.V4L

Mapcode Global: WHDJD.WGMZ

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 7 November 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187999

Location: Cadeby, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Cadeby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Market Bosworth St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

CADEBY
SK40 SW CHURCH LANE (North East Side)
5/2
Church of All Saints
7.11.66
GV II*
Small parish church. Late C13, with some C15 work, restored. Coursed
limestone rubble with ashlar dressings, and plain tiled roof. Small west
tower over nave roof, short south aisle, and chancel. Tower is timber framed
and tile hung with wood traceried bell chamber lights and pyramidal roof.
Victorian Decorated-style window in its west wall. South door in Victorian
gabled porch. Angle buttresses to nave and aisle, which has Perpendicular
windows, drop--ended hoodmoulds with corbel heads. Their tracery is of two
lights, trefoiled ogee work. East window of aisle is reticulated, Decorated
tracery of 3-lights. Chancel is rendered over limestone rubble in the south
wall, cobble to the east, with C15 windows, renewed in east and north. North
windows are also C15, two of them renewed. Inside, the tower sits within the
western bay of the nave, an almost self-supporting timbered structure : thick
squared corner posts have braces to tie beams and struts which tie into the
outer stone walls, in a construction reminiscent more of&mx than
Leicestershire. Restored in the "scrape" tradition throughout. Nave arcade
of two bays, C13, with filletted cylindrical shafts and flat octagonal abaci
ornamented with simple foliate emblems in relief. Roll-moulded chamfered
arches. Nave roof may be Mediaeval : common rafter roof lavishly timbered
with sweeping curved braces. Principal rafter or truss only marks division
with chancel, Queenpost construction with raking struts springing from
corbels. Another similar roof truss in the chancel indicates its different
construction period. South west chancel window is contained within a
chamfered embrasure with trefoiled arched head. Foiled Piscines. Heavily
varnished pitchpine Victorian fittings throughout.


Listing NGR: SK4258302339

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